TORONTO, Dec. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Good fortune has shone on Hamilton once again - there is a single winning ticket sold in the city from the Saturday, December 14, 2013 LOTTO 6/49 draw. The ticket is worth $7,159,544.20.
There were additional winners across the province. The winning ticket for the Guaranteed Prize Draw, worth $1,000,000, was sold in the Belleville region. Also, a ticket sold in Ottawa shares in the second prize pool with winning ticket sold in Quebec. This ticket is worth $141,987.80. Finally, there were two winning ENCORE tickets, worth $100,000 each, sold in London and Oakville.
Since LOTTO 6/49 was launched in June 1982, Ontario players have won more than $10 billion in prizes, including 1,268 jackpot wins. As of December 4, 2013, there have been 3,117 LOTTO 6/49 draws. For more information, please visit www.olg.ca and click on Lotteries.
The next LOTTO 6/49 draw is on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 for an estimated $5 million jackpot and the Guaranteed $1 Million Prize Draw.
OLG is a provincial agency responsible for province-wide lottery games and gaming facilities. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $38 billion to the Province and the people of Ontario. OLG's annual payments to the Province have helped support health care; education, research, prevention and treatment of problem gambling; amateur sport through the QUEST FOR GOLD program; and local and provincial charities.
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